Subject: Re: perl58 build problems on 2.0BETA/macppc
To: Tom Spindler <>
From: Brian Hechinger <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/16/2004 07:00:32
On Thu, Jul 15, 2004 at 05:44:54PM -0700, Tom Spindler wrote:
> I believe this is a gcc issue; try recompiling with -g -O instead of
> -O2 and I believe it'll work. I don't have access to a ppc system
> these days, or else I'd make sure myself. (You might have to eliminate
> the -O completely; I don't remember for sure.)

ok, 5.6 built cleanly, so i put that on for the meantime so i can not rush and
try and get this dealt with.

is this something that is going to require patches for configure stuff?  i'm
not setting -O2 anywhere, but it's getting built that way.  i'd rather be able
to submit a fix that just whine about it.

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